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We see a lot of great questions in our Answers community every day. Here's a look
at two recent questions from our accident and injury boards:
1. I was injured in a car accident caused by a city bus driver. Is it possible to sue the government? And if I can sue the government, is the process any different from suing a 'regular' (non-government) party?
Ever heard of the saying, "the king can do no wrong"? This question brings up the doctrine of sovereign immunity -- an old legal theory that basically protects the government from being sued without its own permission. Luckily for the original poster, many states have loosened these protections, and now allow people to file claims
(personal injury, premises liability, etc.) for injuries caused by government entities.